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[Australia] Smoking early is linked to chronic period pain

studied a large population sample of 9,000 women, all of whom were taking part in the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women’s Health, from 1996 onwards. Every three to four years between 2000 and 2012, the women were asked about the frequency of severe p
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Nov 28, 2014 14:32

Smoking and trajectories of dysmenorrhoea among young Australian women

Smoking and early initiation of smoking are associated with increased risk of chronic dysmenorrhoea. The immediate adverse health effects of smoking provide further support for smoking prevention programme to target young women, especially teenagers.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 28, 2014 14:31

[China] Beijing preps tough tobacco controls in smokers' paradise

The move follows the publication of draft regulations Monday for a tough nationwide ban on indoor smoking, limits on outdoor smoking and restrictions on tobacco advertising. If the larger ban passes, smokers could face fines up to $80.
USA Today
added Nov 28, 2014 13:20
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[UK] Reader's letter: Youngsters are not interested in e-cigarettes

This study demonstrates that far from e-cigarettes acting as gateway into smoking, they are found to be a gateway away from smoking. E-cigarettes should not be sold to those under the age of 18 and your reader will be delighted the know that proposals ha
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Nov 28, 2014 13:17
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[Asia] China Focus: Beijing passes bill to ban smoking in all indoor public places

Beijing adopted anti-smoking legislation to ban smoking in all indoor public places, workplaces and public transport vehicles on Friday. The draft regulation was passed by vote at a meeting of the Standing Committee of Beijing Municipal People's Congress
Xinhua Newswire
added Nov 28, 2014 13:04
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GLANTZ: Ecig study claiming that flavors are important to adults is not meaningful because of sampling problems

the sample was recruited from the e-cigarette advocacy site, which is hardly a random sample of e-cigarette users or potential users (including kids).
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:43
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High International Electronic Cigarette Use Among Never Smoker Adolescents [FREE FULL TEXT]

The same types of policies used to protect youth from cigarettes included in the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control [32] need to be implemented for e-cigarettes. E-cigarette advertising should be prohibited, as should sponso
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Nov 28, 2014 12:41
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[Pakistan] ‘More levies may keep youth away from cigarettes’

Muhammad Zaheer Qureshi, secretary FBR, told the participants that FBR will be launching electronic monitoring system in early months of next year for monitoring production of cigarettes. He said that by implementing two-tier system, there would be maxim
The Nation (pk)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:35

[Canada] Federation of School Councils wants clearer e-cigarette regulations and bans

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of School (NLFSC) Councils wants to see more finite regulations on the sale of electronic cigarettes and it’s using Ontario as a guide.
St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:32
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[Massachusetts] Beyond the Nicotine: Q&A with tobacco control expert Michael Siegel

Siegel: Absolutely. There’s a new product called electronic cigarettes. Basically, they look like cigarettes, but they don’t contain any tobacco. They deliver nicotine, but without the tens of thousands of other chemicals. Many thousands of smokers have
The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:31
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